Added Aug 22, 2013
Recently I went to visit a batik (wax resist dyed fabric) artist and had some fabric custom stamped and dyed with Ouidah’s most famous monument – the Door of No Return, where slaves were forced to embark on ships to the Americas.
The full story is written here: http://cathywu.com/journal/treadling/2013/08/20/batik-mccalls-m6279-porte-de-non-retour/
Hit the city streets in adventurous looks with utilitarian details like cargo pockets and belts.
Twists on feminine classics, like a bold patterned shift dress and pants with a racing stripe.
Member Project of the Week
Short jackets like this zebra print bomber by Anniemollison are a must for spring.
The latest pattern bundle features nine vintage reissues from the 50s and 60s.
Pick one of 5 patterns for a new kind of sew along
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